Your Opportunity :
The opportunity to be a part of one of Canada’s largest hospitals. Foothills Medical Centre (FMC) provides advanced healthcare services to more than two million people from Calgary, southern Alberta, southeastern British Columbia and southern Saskatchewan.
This innovative trauma center is fast paced and provides the successful applicant the ability to work towards full scope of practice.
As a Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) I, you will perform a variety of standard technical radiological imaging examinations on patients for the purpose of disease and pathology diagnosis.
You will interpret physician requisitions, prepare and assess patients for examination and produce high quality diagnostic images for Physician / Radiologist review, and assist with the care and maintenance of equipment.
Your work may include a variety of procedures such as general and portable radiography, mobile and surgical suite examinations, as well as fluoroscopy where required.
Required Qualifications :
Completion of diploma from an accredited Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) program. Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT).
Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Healthcare Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications :
Ability to work confidently, independently and within collaborative partnerships / teams.Strong organizational skills and ability to assume responsibility.
Perception, initiative, accountability, good judgment and concern for detail and accuracy.Ability to work under pressure and in emergency situations.
Ability to effectively communicate in English required.Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively liaison with various professionals.
Ability to demonstrate tact and courtesy in dealing with patients, staff and physicians.Practices effective radiation protection, infection control and safety techniques, as applicable.
Preferred Qualifications :
Acute care and trauma experience.